Monday 6 a.m. update
A 13-year-old suburban Kansas City boy is dead after he was hit by a truck while trying to cross Interstate 35 with friends.
Officers say that on Saturday night Ezkial Crapo and two friends had gone to a Wal-Mart and were trying to return to an Overland Park home when he was struck. The boys made it across the northbound lanes and over a concrete median when Ezkial was hit by a truck.
A teenager was hit and killed on a Kansas highway on Saturday night. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, “Thirteen year old Ezkial R. Crapo of Lenexa was attempting to cross Southbound I-35 at mile post 226.7, just South of 75th Street in Overland Park when he was struck by a 2003 Ford Pickup driven by 67 year old Rodrigo S. Sandoval of Olathe.” The driver stopped at the scene and was cooperating with the investigation.